Wednesday, April 28, 2010

the world is lazy

but you and me, we’re just crazy… (thanks Chris)

Tomorrow is the Band Together After Work Social at the new Tobacco Road in Durham – I’ll be there. You should be too!

In Downtown News:
The Downtown Farmers Market opens today
Leo summarizes the 109 pages of multimodal information for you
More Lightner Center drama

In Raleigh News:
Greensboring is more fun than Raleigh?
You can weigh in on beach driving
Whole Foods is having a dog wash for the SPCA this weekend

In Local-ish News:
The Vicks Vapor rub guy is getting a historical marker
Roanoke Rapids is ending their theater contract
Hugo Chavez is on Twitter

In Irrelevant News:
It is .31 cent scoop night at Baskin Robbins
Dating by blood type…now that’s an interesting idea…
Meanwhile, Sandra Bullock adopts a tot

Solas is having a wine dinner Thursday
Mecca is turning 80 on Friday
Charity Derby Party at Amra’s on Friday
Free concert in City Plaza on Friday
Saturday and Sunday are the Oakwood Garden Tour and Tea
Five Points Farmers Market opens Saturday
AIDS Walk + Ride at Halifax on Saturday
10th Annual Second Empire 5k on Sunday

Mark your calendars:
Drop and Shop is coming to Cameron Village in May

Fun Stuff:
A fun look at some Raleigh places
Super cool new Pumas (thanks @renewabelle)
Make art with your mouse

Dented Can Greetings
Most absurd breakup letters ever
The History Channel takes on the history of America

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
Hanson is still touring?

Happy Wednesday folks!

Ashton Mae Smith